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Past Events

July 2016

World Youth Skills Day 2016
15 July 2016
15 July is World Youth Skills Day – a dedicated day focusing global attention on the relevance and critical importance of skills and youth development as a tool to benefit economies and societies.

June 2016

Skills USA - National Leadership and Skills Conference
20-24 June 2016
Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, United States of America

Irish National Skills Competition
14-17 June 2016
Aviation Technology Centre and Grangegorman Campus, Dublin, Ireland

Skills Canada National Competition
5-8 June 2016
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

May 2016

National Skills Competition Armenia
27-28 May 2016
Yerevan, Regional State College, Armenia

4th WorldSkills Russia National Competition
23-27 May 2016
Crocus Expo, Moscow, Russia

National Competition Portugal
22-27 May 2016
Coimbra, Portugal

National Skills Competition
17-19 May 2016
Roofed Soccer Arena, Minsk, Belarus
During the National Championship there will be competitions where professional excellence will be assessed in over 30 skills, with participation of over 250 young professionals from the Republic of Belarus, Central and Eastern Europe. As part of the Educational Forum, an International Conference “Professional Potential of the Youth as an Effective Resource for Economic and Social Growth” will take place.

WorldSkills Barbados 2016
13-16 May 2016
Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Bridgetown, Barbados

National Skills Competition Sweden
11-13 May 2016
Malmö, Sweden

Emirates Skills National Competition
10-12 May 2016
Abu Dhabi, UAE, United Arab Emirates

Finnish National Skills Competition, Taitaja2016
9-12 May 2016
Seinäjoki, Finland

April 2016

GCC Skills
26-28 April 2016
Dammam City, Saudi Arabia

SkillStar Festival
18-19 April 2016

WorldSkills Europe General Assembly
17-19 April 2016
Gothenburg, Sweden

Regional Skills Competitions Korea
6-14 April 2016
See below, Korea
Various locations throughout the seventeen regions and cities, South Korea. See website for additional information

March 2016

Skills Talents - finals
24 March 2016
Deltapark Neeltje Jans, Zeeland, Netherlands

Skills Heroes - finals
17-19 March 2016
RAI, hall 8, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Startech Days - National Skills Championship Belgium
14-15 March 2016
Bruxelles, Charleroi and Liège, Belgium

Noor Meister 2016/ Youth Masters 2016
10-11 March 2016
Estonian Fair Centre, Tallinn, Estonia

Estonian National Competition

February 2016

National Competition Denmark
4-6 February 2016
Fredericia, Denmark, Denmark

26th Thai National Skills Competition
3-5 February 2016
12 Regional Skills Development Institutes all over ., Thailand

January 2016

16th National Skills Competition Iran
30 January 2016 - 2 February 2016
Iran (Islamic Republic of)

December 2015

Irish National Skills Competition
9-12 December 2015
Cork, Ireland

53rd National Skills Competition
4-7 December 2015
Makuhari Messe, Chiba city, Japan

November 2015

National Skills Competition Armenia
27-28 November 2015
Yerevan, Regional State College, Armenia

The Skills Show
19-21 November 2015
NEC, Birmingham, United Kingdom

October 2015

Worldskills Malaysia National Competition
17-21 October 2015
Centre For Instructor And Advanced Skills Training (CIAST), Shah Alam, Malaysia

National Skills Competition Korea
5-12 October 2015
Ulsan Metropolitan city, Korea

September 2015

45th National Skills Competition
16-18 September 2015
Taichung-Changhua-Nantou Regional Branch of Workforce Development Agency, Taichung, Chinese Taipei
Closing Ceremony is organized by TW Ministry of Labor at 19 September, 2015.

August 2015

WorldSkills Leaders Forum (WSLF)
13 August 2015
Sao Paulo, Brazil

WorldSkills São Paulo 2015
12-15 August 2015
Anhembi Park, São Paulo, Brazil
43rd WorldSkills Competition

July 2015

World Youth Skills Day 2015
15 July 2015
To raise awareness on the importance of investing in youth skills development, the United Nations General Assembly has decided to celebrate the first World Youth Skills Day (WYSD) on 15 July 2015. The United Nations in Bonn will observe the first World Youth Skills Day together with guests from Bonn University, WorldSkills competitors and UN Bonn staff with a panel discussion on “Youth skills for work and life in the post-2015 agenda”.

May 2015

DACH- Wettbwerb
26-28 May 2015
SICK AG, Waldkirch, Germany
Vergleichswettkampf Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz und Liechtenstein in Mechatroniker, Technischer Zeichner CAD und Industrieelektroniker Comparative Competition Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein in Mechatronics, CAD Technician and Industrial Electronics

WorldSkills Europe General Assembly
20-21 May 2015
Helsinki, Finland

3rd WorldSkills Russia National Competition
19-23 May 2015
Kazan, Russia

WorldSkills Americas General Assembly
6-8 May 2015
La Antigua, Guatemala
Incl. WorldSkills Americas Leaders Forum

Finnish National Skills Competition, Taitaja2015
5-7 May 2015
Turku, Finland

April 2015

National Competition Liechtenstein
27-30 April 2015
Principality of Liechtenstein

This event is an occasion to provide all interested persons in Vocational Education Training (VET) an outstanding performance of the nominated Champions for Sao Paulo.

ASEAN GA Meeting
26-30 April 2015
Melaka, Malaysia

Fliesenleger Wettbewerb
22-24 April 2015
Karl Dahm Handwerkertage, Seebruck am Chiemsee, Germany
(Vorentscheid WorldSkills Sao Paulo 2015)

WorldSkills Oceania
14-19 April 2015
Institute of Technology (Wintec), Hamilton, NZ, New Zealand

Regional Skills Competitions Korea
8-13 April 2015
See below, Korea
Various locations throughout the seventeen regions and cities, South Korea. See website for additional information

PROTON Automobile Skills Competition
2-5 April 2015
Plaza Angsana, Johore Bharu, Malaysia

National Competition Saudi Arabia
1-2 April 2015
Riyadh College of Technology, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

March 2015

Startech Days - National Skills Championship Belgium
16-17 March 2015
Bruxelles, Charleroi and Liège, Belgium

Noor Meister 2015/ Youth Masters 2015
6-7 March 2015
Estonian Fair Centre, Tallinn, Estonia

Estonian National Competition

WorldSkills Germany Kongress "Skilled for Excellence"
3-4 March 2015
Pentahotel, Leipzig, Germany

February 2015

National Skills Competition - Final Selection
26-28 February 2015
Pragati Maidan Hall no. 18, New Delhi, India

Pre Ceremony and Official Reward Ceremony
25-26 February 2015
Brussels, Belgium
Skillsbelgium is the winner of the “European Citizen’s prize 2014” -For its national implication in skills promotion. -For the organization of Euroskills Spa-francorchamps 2012 and its positive impact on the national skills promotion The official ceremony is organized by the European Parliament on 25-26 February 2015. Skillsbelgium will organize an official Belgian Ceremony for our partners in the new training center “Technocampus” in Charleroi on 26 January 2015